[whatwg] scrolling

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Wed Jan 3 16:00:53 PST 2007

On Thu, 28 Dec 2006, Neil Deakin wrote:
> Right now there isn't any specification for retrieving or modifying the 
> scroll position of a scrollable area. There's a brief mention of the 
> scroll* properties as part of the CSS object model draft [1] but I'm not 
> sure if the css wg is the right place for that work, or whether this 
> would better be part of the Web Applications spec either current or 
> future. Regardless, I've written a proposal at [2] for how the scroll* 
> properties could work as well as notes about how existing browsers 
> handle them. Thoughts?
> [1] http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/~checkout~/csswg/cssom/Overview.src.html 
> [2] http://xulplanet.com/ndeakin/xul/specs/scrollspec.html

I believe Anne is working on the spec ([1]) to cover these. Anne?

If he's not, then yeah, I'll have to make sure they're specced in WA1. I 
recommend coordinating with Anne.

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